The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 37 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 11 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.00% 2.07% 6.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.80% 5.68% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 34
Average salary £34,250 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.07% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £37,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £71,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,917 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.54%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 176 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.42% 36.44% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 145 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) MCSA
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (50.00%) MCITP
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) MCP
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) McAfee
8 6 (30.00%) Juniper
8 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) German Language
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
9 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 5 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 5 (25.00%) Flash
9 5 (25.00%) A+ Certification
9 5 (25.00%) Benchmarking
10 4 (20.00%) HP
10 4 (20.00%) SAN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) GroupWise
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) SMTP
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) German Language
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) XSLT
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
2 2 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.00%) SUSE
7 2 (10.00%) NetWare
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.00%) UNIX
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 5 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) OOP
2 2 (10.00%) OO
2 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (55.00%) MCSA
3 10 (50.00%) MCITP
4 7 (35.00%) MCP
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) A+ Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) CCNA
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (10.00%) MCPD
9 1 (5.00%) LPIC
9 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (5.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (10.00%) ZENworks
2 2 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) McAfee
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
2 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) Novell
6 1 (5.00%) IBM